• Companies should ready Scope 3 disclosures, says ERM

    10 June 2022

    More companies will be urged to undertake scope 3 emissions disclosures under new international standards and should ramp up their preparations to meet these demands, according to ERM.

  • US SEC proposes rules for ESG disclosures, naming conventions

    26 May 2022

    The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has proposed rules to govern the information fund managers and advisers must provide when they market their funds as having an environmental, social or governance (ESG) focus.

  • SEC charges BNY Mellon for 'misstatements and omissions' on ESG

    23 May 2022

    The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has charged BNY Mellon Investment Adviser, Inc. for "misstatements and omissions about environmental, social and governance (ESG) considerations".

  • SEC climate rules are evolution, not revolution - Gensler

    13 April 2022

    The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)'s proposed climate disclosure rules fit the agency's mandate and conform to its "long tradition"...

  • Comment: Do the SEC's climate rules go far enough?

    22 March 2022

    Investors heralded US climate disclosure rules - but in which areas could they go further, asks Michael Hurley

  • SEC unveils climate disclosure rules in landmark moment

    22 March 2022

    The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has published rules for climate risk disclosures that require information on greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions through companies' entire value chains and require independent verification, in a landmark moment for financial markets.

  • SEC and climate disclosures: what investors want

    18 March 2022

    The SEC is releasing proposed climate disclosure rules on Monday. The largest US investors want varying levels of climate information, consultation responses reveal. Michael Hurley reports

  • SEC climate rules 'likely to spur legal action'

    16 March 2022

    Climate disclosure rules set to be decided next week by the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) will most likely spark legal action against the agency, according to the president of the US Impact Investing Alliance.